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Extensions and leaves of absence

All candidates must have a valid admission contract during their period on the PhD programme. You must apply for an extension if you are delayed in terms of the original conclusion date

Leaves of absence

Statutory leaves, including illness and childbirth, entitles you to an automatic extension of your admission period. You must, however, forward confirmation from NAV, your employer or any other relevant body that lists the duration of your leave.

Send confirmation of leave of absence to

Your new period of admission will be registered in StudentWeb after the extension has been processed.


Your should apply for an extension three months before your admission period on the programme runs out. Information about your admission period can be found in StudentWeb.

Published Dec. 2, 2015 10:20 AM - Last modified Dec. 2, 2015 10:20 AM